Amitabh Bachchan Birthday: Enthusiastic Eighty, Bollywood Shares Heartfelt Wishes For Legendary Actor

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan continues to inspire budding actors, youth and everyone with his energetic work style even after turning 80

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is celebrating his 80th birthday today, 11th October. He is a gem of Indian Cinema, completing 8 decades of life Big B has devoted more than 50 years or say 5 decades to the film industry. When actors take retirement early, Amitabh Bachchan is still encouraging the youth at eighty. Big B is still fit working in movies, ads, and hosting tv shows. He never fails to inspire budding actors and everyone with his prominent working style.

The Megastar, Legend, Hero, and Superstar Is The AMITABH BACHCHAN. He won millions of hearts delivering iconic films like Zanjeer, Deewar, Don, Satte pe Satta, Sholay, Coolie, Shahenshah, Agneepath, Amar Akbar Anthony, and the list goes on. People may forget his movie names but can’t forget his dialogues. That’s the impact Mr. Bachchan has created on the audience. 

As he turned 80, many filmmakers and actors including Anil Kapoor, Karan Johar, Shilpa Shetty, Riteish Deshmukh, Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal, and Sara Ali Khan among others shared birthday messages for the legendary actor. 

Anil Kapoor uploaded multiple throwback pictures with Amitabh Bachchan. Recalling old shoot days he wrote, “Happy 80th Birthday @amitabhbachchan! Here’s to shared memories over the years! Wishing you all the health & happiness always!”

Riteish Deshmukh too shared flashback memories with Amitabh Bachchan on his Instagram post. For the megastar he penned earnest message, that read, “aur jeene ko kya chaahie ? shree @amitabhbachhchhan jee ke saath khade rahane ka saath kaam karane ka saubhaagy mujhe mila.. aur jeene ko kya chahiye ?.. pahalee baar bade parde par jinhen dekha aur dekhate hee unase muhabbat ho gaee, aise maha naayak aapako aapake naam se jaanate hai… aur jeen ko aur kya chaahie ???? sar aapako janmadin kee haardik shubhakaamanaen. #happybirthdayamitabhbachhchhan”

Filmmaker Karan Johar shared a multiple picture of him with Amitabh Bachchan and penned a heartfelt note. KJo wrote, “Amitabh Bachchan is not just an institution, a legend, a masterclass in acting… he is a feeling! A feeling that takes us back to the first time we whistled and clapped on a superstar entry, applauded a punchline, danced in the isles of a cinema.”

He further added, “A feeling that trained our minds to what a hero in cinema is and must always be. A feeling that defines cinema memories etched in our minds forever. I feel blessed to have my name as director in his voluminous and stunning filmography… blessed to have grown up in front of him and even at age 5 have felt the thump of his stardom when he walked into a room. There will be artists and megastars and celluloid masters in Indian Cinema but there will never be another AMITABH BACHCHAN…. Happy birthday Amit Uncle… this decade like every other will be yours.”

Shilpa Shetty shared pictures of her along with Amitabh Bachchan. She wrote, “From a mentor to a legend, From an inspiration to an icon…In these eight decades of your glorious life, There’s not a single heart that you didn’t win (heart emoji). Happiest birthday to you, Amit ji.”

Akshay Kumar took to Instagram stories sharing a picture featuring him with the legend from the sets of KBC. He wrote, “My inspiration, Bachchan saab! Wish you a very happy 80th birthday Amitabh Bachchan sir.” Sonam Kapoor too uploaded Instagram story writing, “Happy birthday @amitabhbachchan lots and lots of love Amit uncle. Have the best year!”

Other Bollywood celebrities too share Instagram posts and stories to wish Amitabh Bachchan on his birthday. 

Meanwhile, on the professional front, Amitabh Bachchan is hosting the 14th season of the popular quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati. His latest release Goodbye released in theaters on 7th October. Big B will be next seen in Rajshri’s Uunchai alongside Boman Irani, Anupam Kher, and Parineeti Chopra. The film on three friends will open in cinemas on 11th November 2022. 

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